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DJ Rekha
DJ Rekha is a producer, curator, and educator based in New York City. She is founder of Basement Bhangra™ and Bollywood Disco nights and co-founder of Mutiny Club night. She was named "Ambassador of Bhangra" by the New York Times.

Rekha and her frequent collaborator, Dave Sharma, performed their compositions at Chicago Symphony Hall for the Sinfonetta in 2015. Rekha was the sound designer for the TONY award-winning Broadway Show, Bridge and Tunnel, received a Drama Desk Award nomination for her work on the play Rafta Rafta, and is associate producer for the NPR Radio Documentary, A Feet in Two Worlds.

Her debut album, DJ Rekha presents Basement Bhangra, was released in 2007 and, in 2009, she was inducted into the NYC People's Hall of Fame. Her record label, Beat Bazaar Music, issued its debut single release, Pyar Baile, worldwide in November 2011. She has curated events for Celebrate Brooklyn, Central Park Summerstage, was a Grand Marshall of the 9th Annual NYC Dance Parade in 2015, and has performed internationally.

DJ Rekha performs live the first Thursday of every month at Le Poisson Rouge in New York City and hosts a weekly podcast, Bhangra & Beyond, on BTR.
Recent Posts
It’s all about the vibrations in Kioko reggae remix of Jaz Dhami most recent senty tune plus MPeach, Raja Kumari, and more…
Synthy old school bhangra gems plus rapper Ahmer and some traditional sounds from the Valley of Kashmir.
Inspired by Manni Sandhu UK Garage Style track Do Pal, DJ Rekha delves into some UK garage classics. Plus, new tracks by Anju and…
Tracks by Dark MC, Gurnam Bullar, plus another track from Humeysha’s EP, Nusrat on the Beach and new music from Raaginder, and…
Jenny Johal, Kaur B, plus a new track from Desi Crew in the bhangra segment. Ami Dang and Humeysha release new material in beyond…
DJ Rekha selects a random set of songs from across the years that were once in her heavy rotation, plus a dive into the dynamic…

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